wood scribes

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Project by TRYPHON974 posted 08-25-2012 11:36 AM 3906 views 13 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I first made the wood scribe with the pen, it was a little tricky to get the pen flush and I was a bit disappointed as I found it not that convenient. I made a second one, just a ruler in a block of wood, easy to build and I like to be able to read the mensurations. I get a winner :)

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#1 posted 08-25-2012 12:29 PM

Great idea with the metal ruler. Do you use a scribing knife or just a sharp pencil with it?

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#2 posted 08-25-2012 01:49 PM

I also like the idea of the ruler. It goes to the top of my to do lost for sure.

You need a wingnut on it too for convenience.

-- Dewayne in Bainbridge, Ga. - - No one can make you mad. Only you decide when you get mad - -

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#3 posted 08-25-2012 02:02 PM

I use a pen most of time but a scribing knife works too.
The wing nut would be more convenient,you’re right, I’ll modify this soon.

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#4 posted 08-25-2012 03:31 PM

Very simple and useful

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#5 posted 08-26-2012 10:40 AM

simple, I like that.

-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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#6 posted 08-26-2012 11:51 AM

I like the ruler, nice simple and works.

cutting a groove in the face allowing the pen to recess halfway permits you to zero the point with the face

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